Carol Jean Mull, age 57 of 1115 Benton Street in Boone, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa.
Following Cremation, a Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Friday, December 27, at the Open Bible Church located at 1224 Hancock Drive in Boone with Pastor Phil Waldo officiating.
Burial will be held at Linwood Park Cemetery in the Spring.
Carol was born on May 4, 1956 in Boone, Iowa, the daughter of Omar Elven and Ione Virginia (Asklund) Keeney.
In 1975, Carol graduated from Boone High School in Boone, Iowa, and then attended college for one year to become a Certified Nurse Aide.
Carol met Don Mull from Jefferson in 1972 at the Spinning Wheel Roller Rink in Ogden. On October 11, 1975, Carol and Don were married in Jefferson, Iowa. While living in Jefferson she worked at the A&W and also the Woodward School. In 1982 she moved to Grand Junction. The couple divorced in 1985. She moved back to Boone in 1986. Carol worked at Colonial House in downtown Boone. She worked at the Westhaven Community, and then Eastern Star Masonic Home as a Certified Nurse Aide.
Carol was a member of a Bowling League in Boone, Jefferson and Grand Junction. She enjoyed bowling, camping, cooking and fishing. She also enjoyed doing homemade crafts, sewing clothing, doing crossword puzzles and especially her spending time with her grandchildren.
Carol is preceded in death by her parents; her three brothers Bernard, Danny, and Rodney; her three sisters Iona, Karen (Katie) and LuAnn.
Surviving Carol is her daughter Karen (Katie) Van Deren (Jason) of Boone, Iowa; her son Donald Mull Jr. (Erica) of Altoona, Iowa; her son Jon Peterson of Boone, Iowa; her son Cody Keeney of Boone, Iowa; her daughter Brittany Keeney of Boone, Iowa; her son Mike Lange of Nebraska and her daughter Shelly Lange of Missouri; her eight grandchildren, Kameron Mull, Keagyn Mull and Dayln Mull all of Altoona; Alex Mull-VanDeren, Tiara Mull-VanDeren, Stormie Mull-VanDeren, Corina Kraft, and Ramsey Kraft; her one great grandson Maverick Kraft of Boone; her foster sister Linda Riddle of Boone and numerous nieces and nephews. Carol was a Mom to many and then Nana to many more.
In memory of Carol, memorials may be directed to her family, to be used at their discretion.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.walter-schroederfuneralhome.com
Walter ~ Schroeder Funeral Home at Fifth & Story Streets in Boone is in charge of the arrangements.